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Australia Win Landmark Trade Case on Tobacco Plain Packaging

A landmark Australian law on restrictive tobacco packaging has been upheld at the World Trade Organization (WTO) after a five-year legal battle. Thus it is decided that Australia's pioneering law requiring plain packaging for tobacco products does not violate international trade and intellectual property agreements.

Australia  Win Landmark Trade Case on Tobacco Plain Packaging
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We need visionaries and not cheap politicians!

I don’t think that anybody can deny the fact that how late S.W.R.D. Bandaranaike and his wife late Sirimavo Bandaranaike helped to build a very strong relation with all the Arab countries.

 Late Bandaranaikes
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Keeping workforce healthy is also a smart business strategy

Later this month, health ministers of our governments will convene for World Health Assembly (WHA) to shape the agenda of the World Health Organization (WHO) as well as elect its new leader as Dr Margaret Chan's tenure as WHO Director-General comes to an end. During Dr Chan's leadership of WHO, adoption of the WHO End TB Strategy in WHA 2014 and world leaders coming together to address antimicrobial resistance (AMR) at UN General Assembly 2016, are among the key milestone moments.

Keeping workforce healthy is also a smart business strategy
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